One More Day to Enter the Fool for Love Contest

The Virginia Romance Writers “Fool for Love Contest” is still open for submissions, but act fast. The contest is open until April 1st! The Virginia Romance Writers have streamlined the scoresheet this year. There are new categories. They still have the same fabulous prizes plus cool new badges for your website and social media pages. Win a chance to get in front of a fabulous agent to editor, not to mention $50 in cold hard cash.

Polish up the first 7500 words of your unpublished, uncontracted manuscript and send it in! Check out the fantastic line up of final round judges!

Short Contemporary
Final Judge: Allison Lyons, Harlequin

Long Contemporary
Final Judge: Rebecca Strauss, DeFiore and Company

Final Judge: Courtney Miller-Callihan, Sanford J. Greenburger Associates

Dark Paranormal
Final Judge: Laurie McLean,Fuse Literary Agency

Light Paranormal
Final Judge: Madeleine Colavita, Grand Central Publishing

Romantic Suspense
Final Judge: Esi Sogah, Kensington Publishing

Young Adult
Final Judge: Tamar Rydzinski, Laura Dail Literary Agency

New Adult
Final Judge: Karen Grove, Entangled Press

Published Author
Final Judge: Julie Mianecki, Berkeley

For more information or to register for the contest go to

Alleyne Dickens & Mary Behre
2015 Fool For Love Contest Coordinators


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